The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 49 27 46
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs citing TDD 19 66 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.42% 8.74% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 10.49% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 59 20
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,700 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
TDD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
439 629 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 78.96% 83.31% 78.27%
Number of salaries quoted 384 547 450
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £38,327
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +0.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region.

TDD Salary Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Somerset

TDD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street +6 4 £48,750 -39.06%
Bath -10 4 £35,000 +4.47% 4
Yeovil -2 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Clevedon - 3 £47,500 - 1
Taunton +9 1 £50,000 - 1
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 44 (93.62%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (61.70%) Java
3 26 (55.32%) Scrum
4 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
5 22 (46.81%) HTML
5 22 (46.81%) CSS
6 17 (36.17%) XML
6 17 (36.17%) PHP
6 17 (36.17%) MySQL
6 17 (36.17%) Git (software)
7 16 (34.04%) MVC
8 15 (31.91%) Web Services
8 15 (31.91%) SOAP
8 15 (31.91%) BDD
9 14 (29.79%) Node.js
9 14 (29.79%) Mathematics
10 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
10 13 (27.66%) C#
11 12 (25.53%) SQL
11 12 (25.53%) OO
12 11 (23.40%) Ruby
12 11 (23.40%) Ajax
12 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
13 10 (21.28%) Subversion
13 10 (21.28%) Spring
13 10 (21.28%) C++
13 10 (21.28%) OO PHP
14 9 (19.15%) OOP
14 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
14 9 (19.15%) CFML

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.79%) Node.js
2 7 (14.89%) ColdFusion
3 2 (4.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) MySQL
2 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
3 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.28%) Subversion
3 7 (14.89%) JUnit
4 6 (12.77%) Maven
4 6 (12.77%) Ant
5 4 (8.51%) PHPUnit
5 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.38%) Apache Buildr
6 3 (6.38%) jMock
6 3 (6.38%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.26%) Selenium
7 2 (4.26%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (2.13%) JMeter
8 1 (2.13%) OpenSTA
8 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (12.77%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Java Developer
3 13 (27.66%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.89%) PHP Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Python Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Trainee Software Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Trainee
9 1 (2.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) QA Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) HTML
1 22 (46.81%) CSS
2 17 (36.17%) XML
3 15 (31.91%) SOAP
3 15 (31.91%) Web Services
4 11 (23.40%) Ajax
5 10 (21.28%) Spring
6 8 (17.02%) LAMP
6 8 (17.02%) .NET
6 8 (17.02%) REST
7 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
7 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
7 7 (14.89%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (12.77%) EJB
8 6 (12.77%) RESTful
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.51%) WCF
9 4 (8.51%) jQuery
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Mathematics
2 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.13%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) UNIX
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (93.62%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) Scrum
3 16 (34.04%) MVC
4 15 (31.91%) BDD
5 12 (25.53%) OO
6 10 (21.28%) OO PHP
7 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
7 9 (19.15%) Pair Programming
7 9 (19.15%) OOP
7 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.89%) Web Development
9 5 (10.64%) Refactoring
9 5 (10.64%) OOD
10 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
10 4 (8.51%) XML Parsing
11 3 (6.38%) ATDD
11 3 (6.38%) Software Testing
12 2 (4.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
3 17 (36.17%) PHP
4 13 (27.66%) C#
5 12 (25.53%) SQL
6 11 (23.40%) Ruby
7 10 (21.28%) C++
8 9 (19.15%) CFML
9 8 (17.02%) Python
10 7 (14.89%) Perl
11 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
12 2 (4.26%) PHP5
13 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
13 1 (2.13%) C
13 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Zend
2 4 (8.51%) hybris
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) ATG
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